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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryCentral African Republic
Institution CodeAmnh
Collection CodeHerpetology
Catalog NumberA-158155

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The AMNH collection of amphibians and reptiles ranks among the world's five largest herpetological collections. The separately catalogued collections of amphibians and reptiles total more than 335,000 specimens, of which more than 13,000 have more than one type of preparation. The holdings of the Herpetology collection are computerized; however, inventorying the collection and proofing the database are ongoing processes. The Herpetology collection may be thought of as an ever-growing library of the world's amphibian and reptile faunas. It is an irreplaceable international resource that deserves the best of care.

Contacts

Name David Dickey
RoleSr. Scientific Asst.
Emaildickey@amnh.org
Name David Dickey
RoleSr. Scientific Asst.
Emaildickey@amnh.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameXenopus fraseri
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | Pipidae | Xenopus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyPipidae
GenusXenopus
Specific Epithetfraseri
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberA-158155
Preparationsfluid
Institution CodeAMNH
Collection CodeHerpetology
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:AMNH:Herpetology:A-158155
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Locality
CountryCentral African Republic
Country CodeCF
Higher GeographyAFRICA | CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC | | | | | |
ContinentAfrica
Verbatim LocalityAfrica | Central African Republic
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-02-19
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